It became known about the plans of Nissan to leave the alliance with Renault
Japanese automobile concern Nissan has accelerated the development of a secret plan to exit the alliance with the French Renault amid the scandal with the former head of the association Carlos Ghosn. This is with reference to its sources reports the Financial Times.
According to sources in the company’s management, the split between Nissan and Renault was brewing for a long time and the arrest of Carlos Gon accelerated it.
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Nissan’s plan includes a complete gap between companies in the technical and manufacturing fields, as well as a reshuffle in the board of the auto concern.
However, according to the publication, the gap will negatively affect companies, as it will lead to the need to find new partners to work in conditions of increasing competition in the market.
According to Kommersant, the former head of Renault — Nissan — Mitsubishi, Carlos Ghosn, has been under investigation in Japan since November 2018 on charges of financial fraud. He was released twice on bail, and at the end of 2019 it became known that Carlos Ghosn fled to Lebanon, which does not have an extradition treaty with Japan.
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